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GDPR is a new Data Protection Regulation that applies to companies doing business with Europe, within the EU or not. This Regulation brings uniformity to data protection allowing for easier transfer of data throughout the EU. The initiative allows data protection to be more in line with the new ways of data usage. GDPR might also have an impact on the operations of plenty of multinational companies in China dealing with personal data from the EU.

During the talk the following topics will be discussed:

  • What is GDPR about?
  • GDPR key changes
  • Requirements for lawful processing personal data
  • UPM's reaction towards GDPR

TIME: Friday, July 13, 2018, at 14:00 - 16:00

VENUE: FinChi, Room 401, Building 2, No. 690 Bibo Road, Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park 上海张江高科技园区碧波路690号2号楼401室

PRICE: This event is free of charge for FBCS Working Group members.

REGISTRATION: Registration is required to confirm a seat. You may register by replying to until Tuesday July 10, 2018 or as long as there are seats available. Registration is binding and no-shows will be charged RMB 200 unless cancelled before the end-of-day of the final registration date.

ELIGIBILITY: All of the employees of FBCS member companies are eligible to join the HR Group and/or the Finance&Legal Group by contacting us at Please do not hesitate to forward this event invitation to your colleagues.


  • Wendy Weng (Group Legal Counsel at UPM APAC)

    Wendy Weng

    Group Legal Counsel at UPM APAC

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